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Akin Oyebode

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Akintunde Ayodele Oyebode is the Special Adviser, Investment, Trade and Innovation at Ekiti State Government, Nigeria, where he is responsible for leading the State Government’s efforts to make Ekiti an attractive destination for investors and innovation driven enterprises; in addition to creating jobs for young people.
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The Crowd
A Study of the Popular Mind
Gustave le Bon - Dec 24, 2016
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The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind is a brilliant treatise on the workings of crowds. Gustave Le Bon examines many different kinds of crowds and how they work. He differentiates between different kinds of crowds such as mobs, juries, elected bodies, and simple crowds. This landmark book is one of the most influential books ever written on this ...
Akin Oyebode
Apr 01, 2020
Recommended book: Gustave Le Bon, The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind. It’s one of the best social psychology books and it’s 125 years old. It also shows you how Twitter is a microcosm of the broader society.      source
How Will You Measure Your Life?
Clayton M. Christensen - May 15, 2012
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How do you lead a fulfilling life? That profound question animates this book of inspiration and insight from world-class business strategist and bestselling author of The Innovator's Dilemma, Clayton Christensen.After beating a heart attack, advanced-stage cancer and a stroke in three successive years, the world-renowned innovation expert and autho...
Akin Oyebode
Jan 25, 2020
Very sad to hear @claychristensen has died. His book, How Will You Measure Your Life, helped me refocus my life on the most important aspects, and inspired my decision to swap banking for public service. May his soul rest in peace.      source
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The Righteous Mind
Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
Jonathan Haidt - Feb 12, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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As America descends deeper into polarization and paralysis, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt has done the seemingly impossiblechallenged conventional thinking about morality, politics, and religion in a way that speaks to everyone on the political spectrum. Drawing on his twenty five years of groundbreaking research on moral psychology, he shows ...
Akin Oyebode
Dec 05, 2019
@eggheader @OnemuVictor1 @JonHaidt Abeg order two. I read Righteous Mind which he also wrote, and that was a very fascinating book.      source